Solly vs Soily - What's the difference?

solly | soily |


As adjectives the difference between solly and soily

is that solly is while soily is (obsolete) dirty; soiled.

solly

English

Adjective

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  • * {{quote-book, year=1902, author=Herbert Allen Giles, title=China and the Chinese, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage=Some years back, when I was leaving China for England with young children, their faithful Chinese nurse kept on repeating to the little ones the following remarkable sentence, "My too muchey solly' you go steamah; you no ' solly my." }}
  • * {{quote-book, year=1908, author=Ethel Turner, title=In the Mist of the Mountains, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage="I'm solly'," he said; then he seemed to realize more clearly that the lady's honour had to be vindicated before all these "girls," and he repeated more loudly and without being asked, "I'm velly ' solly ." }}

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    soily

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • (obsolete) dirty; soiled
  • (Fuller)
    (Webster 1913)